The Civil War in the East

U.S. Army - Army of the Shenandoah

Cavalry Corps

Brigadier General Alfred T. A. Torbert



First Division

Bde. Gen. Wesley Merritt (except 11/13 - 11/28)

Bde. Gen. Thomas C. Devin (11/13 - 11/28)

First Brigade

Colonel Peter Stagg


Second Brigade

Bde. Gen. T. C. Devin (except 11/13-11/28)

Bde. Gen. A. Gibbs (11/13-11/28)


Reserve Brigade

Lt. Colonel C. Crowninshield


Third Division

Bde. Gen. George Custer

First Brigade

Colonel A. C. M. Pennington (to 11/10)

Bde. Gen. George H. Chapman (after 11/10)


Second Brigade

Colonel John L. Thompson (11/1)

Bde. Gen. George H. Chapman (11/1-10)

Colonel William Wells (after 1/10)

Horse Artillery


6th New York Independent Battery



2nd United States Artillery, Battys. B&L



2nd United States Artillery, Battery M



3rd United States Artillery, Batys. C,F&K



4th United States Artillery, Batteries C&E



5th United States Artillery, Battery L


from West Virginia, 2nd Cavalry Div.

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